Libya

May 15, 2001

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A spirit of détente appears to be permeating the long desert border that separates Egypt and Libya. To no small degree, it is related to Libya’s slow but significant rehabilitation in the eyes of the

May 14, 2001

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The leader of the opposition Sudanese Umma Party, Al Sadeq Al Mahdi, asserted on Sunday that the Egyptian-Libyan initiative was the best option for re

May 13, 2001

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Bilateral economic cooperation was a focal point of a meeting of the joint Egyptian -Libyan higher committee, which began in Cairo on Tuesday, May 10.

May 10, 2001

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The UK's Export Credits Guarantee Department (ECGD) is reviewing its policy on Libya with a view to possibly easing insurance cover rules governing UK

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Libyan leader Moammer Kadhafi, as part of his efforts to broker a peace deal to end Sudan's civil war, will hold talks in Khartoum on Thursday with Pr

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Ebeid is in Tripoli, Libya, this week to discuss future trade initiatives between the two countries.

May 9, 2001

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It was reported that Bulgaria will not accept a "political" trial of six Bulgarian medics in Libya accused of deliberately infecting children with AID

May 8, 2001

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A German firm is seeking permission from Libya to drill in oil fields that formerly belonged to American companies, whose operations have been frozen

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The joint Egyptian-Libyan committee convenes Tuesday in Tripoli for talks on bolstering bilateral ties in all fields, especially politics and economy.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday invited Libyan leader Moammer Kadhafi to visit Moscow.

May 7, 2001

03:00 GMT

Russian Foreign Minster Igor Ivanov arrived Sunday in Libya on an official visit to discuss technological and military cooperation.

May 5, 2001

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Libya’s Foreign Ministry has rejected allegations by the US State Department that Libya sponsors terrorism, saying the US makes such charges for its o

May 4, 2001

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The Egyptian-Libyan Joint Commission will hold its next session in Tripoli May 8-9 under the co-chairmanship of the premiers of the two countries.

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Russia confirmed on Friday that Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov would visit Libya on May 6-7.

May 3, 2001

03:00 GMT

Scotland’s Higher Court of Justice will allow the lawyers of Libyan Abdulbaset Al Migrahi, who was convicted of the Lockerbie bombing last January, si